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Professor Izabela Grabowska (formerly published as Grabowska-Lusinska) is a sociologist and economist; Professor at SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw (University SWPS); International Research Coordinator at the Centre of Migration Research, University of Warsaw; Deputy Chair of IMISCOE Research Network Board of Directors and member of IMISCOE Executive Board; Head of Youth Research Center of SWPS University Social Sciences and Humanities (www.youth.swps.edu.pl); national expert of the European Commission in ESCO (Classification of European Skills, Competences, Qualifications and Occupations); author of  Movers and Stayers: Migration, Mobility and Skills (Peter Lang, 2016), co-author of Migrants as Agents of Change (with Garapich, Jazwinska and Radziwinowiczowna, Palgrave Macmillan, 2016) and co-editor of Mobility in Transition. Migration Patterns After EU Enlargement (Amsterdam University Press, 2013). She has completed the project Diffusion of Culture Through Social Remittances between Poland and the United Kingdom funded by National Science Centre Poland in cooperation of University of Roehampton, London; now she leads the project on Peer-groups and migration at Youth Research Center of SWPS University (Education-to-domestic and- foreign labour market transitions of youth: The role of locality, peer group and new media; National Science Centre Poland, Programme Sonata Bis).

Monograph just released by Grabowska:

Grabowska I., Garapich M.P. Jazwinska E., Radziwinowicz A. (2017). Migrants as Agents of Change. Social Remittances in an Enlarged European Union, Basingstoke, London: Palgrave Macmillan.